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The Role of Education and Skills in Driving Social Mobility

Lee Elliot Major
Journal article | Fiscal Studies, Vol. 33, No. 2, June 2012

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Five new studies, published today as part of a special issue of the IFS journal Fiscal Studies, investigate the important role played by education and skills in improving the life chances of children from disadvantaged backgrounds and hence in increasing social mobility.